School: Coillte Bó (roll number 15984)

Location:
Kiltybo, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Michael S. Ó Ceallaigh

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A Funny Story

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0107, Page 496

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There was once two men working for a landlord father and son. One day the son stole something from the landlord and the landlord told the father that he would have to send him to a trade. The father asked the landlord what trade would he send him to and he said a robber. He set out this night to look for employment and he met two men and they men asked him where he was going. He said he was looking for a job. The two men took him with them. The son asked the two men where were they going and they said to rob a house. When they got to the house they put the boy in the window to bag

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Collector
Margaret Connell
Gender
female
Address
Coolaght, Co. Mayo
Informant
Mrs Connell
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Address
Coolaght, Co. Mayo
Language
English